Our servicesIn addition to arranging repatriation, Meditrans also offers medical scouting services, medical intermediation and assistance and guarantee of payment. These services are provided through our own global network.
Repatriation from start to finishActing on behalf of its clients, for patients whose medical condition is stable Meditrans organises tailored services at both ends of scheduled commercial flights. The patient is collected from wherever they are in the world and transported safely to their final destination.
The process involves the following tasks:- Assessment of the patient’s situation:
o Obtaining medical information about the patient
o Contacting the medical professional in charge to inquire about the patient’s status
o Assessing whether the patient is ‘fit to fly’
- Preparation for repatriation:
o Preparing the itinerary
o Obtaining medical and/or oxygen (POC) clearance if necessary
o Booking and reserving the means of transport needed for the repatriation
- Selection of the medical escort or formation of the medical team
- Arranging transport, accommodation, travel documents, visas and equipment needed by the medical escort(s)
- Carrying out the repatriation:
o Acquaintance with the patient, explaining what has been done and what the patient can expect from then on, pre-flight check
o Checking that the patient and any escorts have valid travel documents
o Inventory of the luggage
o Consultation with the medical professional in charge and/or medical staff on site
o Collecting medical documents (letter of discharge, reports and scans) and medication for several days
o Monitoring and escorting the patient throughout the trip
o Delivering the patient to the agreed recipient and taking leave of the patient.